6,132 Likes, 62 Comments - Cirque du Soleil (@cirquedusoleil) on Instagram: “#KA is celebrating their 6,000th show! The Sand Cliff Deck is equipped with show and work lights, circular elevators to bring performers in and out, 80 'rod actuators' that sprout from the floor surface to enable performers to climb it when it is tilted vertically, and video projection tiles that allow computer-generated images to appear on the floor of the deck. It is surely the most technologically advanced. Co-produced, arranged and engineered by Martin Lord-Ferguson, the Kà soundtrack features a symphonic orchestra of 57 musicians conducted by Hollywood veteran Simon Leclerc and a choir of over 50 singers conducted by Jean-Sebastien Allaire, making Kà Cirque du Soleil's most "ambitious recording to date. ", "Cirque and Marvel team up for "KA"MIC BOOK! [11], The sandcliff deck has pegs built into it which are used during the Climb scene. ", In its review, the Los Angeles Times stated it "may well be the most lavish production in the history of Western theater. ... Dare to be part of the battle, live at MGM Grand, Las Vegas. Cirque du Soleil has always been at the forefront of entertainment innovation. Cirque du Soleil has been mesmerising audiences in Las Vegas for more than 20 years. Welcome to KÀ by Cirque du Soleil. Kà had a show preview on November 26, 2004. Cirque du Soleil and Felix & Paul Studios released the 13-minute 3D virtual reality experience KÀ The Battle Within and reported that O is in post-production during the Oculus Connect 3 developers conference in San Jose, Calif.. A colossal, moving stage is the battlefield. Cruel seas, battle-hardened sailors, wave-tossed ships. This is attached to four 75-foot-long (23 m) hydraulic cylinders that run along two support columns. Kà describes the story as "the coming of age of a young man and a young woman through their encounters with love, conflict and the duality of Kà, the fire that can unite or separate, destroy or illuminate.". The show's title, Kà, is inspired by the ancient Egyptian belief in the "Kà," an invisible spiritual duplicate of the body that accompanies every human being throughout this life and into the next. The 90 minute shows have everything from unbelievable stage setups to illusions and from acrobatics to puppetry. Kà is the first Cirque du Soleil show to have a cohesive storyline. Scott Wilson as Sam Braun 3. With over 9000 people watching these shows each night, Cirque du Soleil forms an irresistible and compelling part of the Vegas itinerary. Totem premiered on April 22, 2010 in Montreal, QC. 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However, he left the show because of creative differences, and the music of Kà was composed by René Dupéré, who has composed music for multiple other Cirque productions, including Mystère at Treasure Island, and Cirque's touring production of Alegría. "It could be from medieval times or even 200 years in the future...the music itself is ageless. Buy your tickets for a spectacular show that defies the laws of gravity at MGM Grand in Las Vegas! The largest moveable platform employed in the show, the Sand Cliff Deck, measures 25×50×6 feet (7.6×15.2×1.8 m) and weighs 50 tons. In the creative and collaborative spirit of Cirque du Soleil, several crew members from KÀ recently put together a video for an entry into the HBO FlightLipDub lip sync video contest. Buy your tickets for a spectacular show that defies the laws of gravity at MGM Grand in Las Vegas! Jan 22, 2016 - An epically extraordinary adventure. It is a contest that is in part to promote the 2nd season of the hit comedy series, Flight of the Conchords. Kà is a Cirque du Soleil show that plays at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Determination is the path, victory the reward. Ce spectacle au MGM Grand Hotel and Casino utilise l'acrobatie, le multimédia, les arts martiaux et la marionnette pour raconter l'histoire de jumeaux dans un dangereux voyage pour accomplir leur destin. In 2008, the unique floating stages earned Kà the prestigious Thea Award for Outstanding Technical Achievement from the Themed Entertainment Association.[5]. Unlike other Cirque du Soleil performances, Kà offers four pre-shows. [36], Cirque du Soleil utilized a new type of digital screen printing in order to design many costumes for Kà, examples of which can be seen in the Forest People, Archers, and the Counselor's Son. The theater and stage were designed by British architect Mark Fisher; the structural design and engineering of the stage platforms was by the New York City engineering firm McLaren Engineering Group, owned and operated by Mal McLaren. It is a contest that is in part to promote the 2nd season of the hit comedy series, Flight of the Conchords. Ten minutes before the show, actors appear in the metal framework to the left and right of the stage and perform flips and leaps assisted with ropes to dive into the audience and attempt to scare viewers. All rights reserved. From the stage level of the boardwalk up to the high grid is 98 feet (30 m), and the pit drops 51 feet (16 m) below, amounting to a total of some 15 stories from the highest ceiling grid to the lowest floor level. In a theater created specifically for KÀ, this Cirque du Soleil® show's mechanically morphing stage and acrobatic performers take you through an empire's worth of vivid scenery.From beaches and jungles to misty mountaintops, the captivating backdrops are all part of this swinging-and-flying adventure. KÀ combina artes marciais, acrobáticas, dança, marionetes, projeções e música como um cenário que gira ao redor de si mesmo e se movimenta em todas as direções. 2020. In a theater created specifically for KÀ, this Cirque du Soleil® show's mechanically morphing stage and acrobatic performers take you through an empire's worth of vivid scenery.From beaches and jungles to misty mountaintops, the captivating backdrops are all part of this swinging-and-flying adventure. CirqueConnect - content hub to inspire creativity and provide family-friendly programming. The opening width and depth of the performance area are each 120 feet (37 m). Expert warriors in mortal combat on a dimension-defying battlefield. Joe Reegan as Arnie Clifton 8. [11], Due to the speed in which artists fall from the decks, an array of airbags had to be used in lieu of traditional nets alone. [11], As for the aerial rigging system which allows performers to perform tricks in the air while harnessed, it too has safety features. Once the house opens, guests are greeted by the villagers of Kà (better known as the “Gatekeepers"). The theme of Totem is inspired by the various humanity founding myths. KÀ also gives audience members a special introduction as they take their seats, with 20 minutes of pre-show entertainment that primes audience members for the heart-pumping thrills Cirque du Soleil is known for. A narrow boardwalk separates the audience from a deep abyss where the stage floor would normally be. No espetáculo participam 80 artistas do mundo todo. KÀ by Cirque du Soleil is an unprecedented theatrical event. Bodies full of strength, glowing with light and heat. [9] Sound effects can be targeted, manipulated and customized to any of 16 seating zones. Kà was the first Cirque du Soleil show to encompass a cohesive storyline. That is the calling card of KA – one of the many shows of the Cirque Du Soleil in Las Vegas. David Berman as David Phillips 4. If a harness or wire were to fail, a fail-safe mechanism is in place which would lower the performer to the stage or in the aisles to safely detach from the cabling system. Welcome to KÀ by Cirque du Soleil. 1. [12] Likewise, each peg can only retract with less than 20 pounds (9.1 kg) of pressure. Leverage your professional network, and get hired. The Forest People's costumes rely on printing the performers' body definitions onto the actual fabric to enhance the appearance of making their skin actually look like it is truly blue and green. This allows the system to track the location of individual performers and change the video content accordingly. Totem is a touring Cirque du Soleil production written and directed by Robert Lepage. Created and directed by Robert Lepage, Kà began show previews on November 26, 2004 and the show premiered on February 3, 2005. In addition, a ripped piece of kilt is superimposed on his costume; this was made by using "shibori" (a Japanese tye-dyeing technique). If something were to go wrong with the deck, a set of backup pegs are in place which can be utilized as a safety ladder to allow performers to exit the deck safely. Kà is a show by Cirque du Soleil at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Discover our two new, exclusive must-see shows: Cirque du Soleil at Sea EXENTRICKS and COSMOS, only on MSC Grandiosa. Buy Tickets KA combines martial arts, acrobatics, dance, puppetry, projections, and music with a 360 rotating stage which moves in every direction. [8] The digitally mixed audio system routes an intricate mix of sound effects and music to these speakers to create a very dynamic surround-sound audio experience. R.U.N represents the next step in Cirque's evolution, and the results are stunningly effective. Kà describes the story as "the coming of age of a young man and a young woman through their encounters with love, conflict and the duality of Kà, the fire that can unite or separate, destroy or illuminate. In case a power outage occurs, each airbag has its own uninterruptible power supply which can last up to 30 minutes. Thus if someone were hanging off of it, the peg would stay in place. - Fascination! On June 29, 2013, cast member Sarah "Sasoun" Guyard-Guillot, an acrobat from Paris, France, died after she fell about 94 feet from the show's stage at MGM Grand. Through the music of Kà, René Dupéré attempts to provoke various emotions and moods such as drama, emergency, serenity, passion, and even "the birth of love". Also see Part One: https://dai.ly/x7us0xr. Although the album is somewhat remixed, most of the content remains faithful to the show. Dare to be part of the battle, live at MGM Grand, Las Vegas. Part prison, all terrifying machine, this infernal contraption tests a warrior’s true courage. In the creative and collaborative spirit of Cirque du Soleil, several crew members from KÀ recently put together a video for an entry into the HBO FlightLipDub lip sync video contest. "[37], The tracks on the Kà soundtrack, followed by the scenes to accompany the songs are listed below.[38]. Pillars: Performers leapt over pillars whilst displaying their martial arts and acrobatic skills. Inspiration was drawn from the African Maasai warriors' ritual scar markings. Kà is a story about "conflict and love", of "imperial twins who are separated at the prime of their youth and must undergo a rite of passage of self-discovery. "[1] The New York Times highly praised all the technical aspects and costumes, but felt that it did not succeed in a particularly compelling story, rather it was "essentially about the kind of wild physical feats that all Cirque shows are about, their jaw-dropping effect multiplied by the huge dimensions of the theatrical space. It is about their encounters with Kà, the fire that has the dual power to destroy or illuminate."[17]. Thank you for being a part of all of their epic…” cirquedusoleil. In addition to the original score, the soundtrack features several 'inspired by' tracks. © Cirque du Soleil. Backstage at Cirque Du Soleil's 'KÀ': Part One – Setting The (Awesome) Stage ... you’ll have some idea of the concentration and coordination it takes to call a Cirque show. According to the Los Angeles Times the show "may well be the most lavish production in the history of Western theater [and] is surely the most technologically advanced." [5] This enormous performance space is reconfigured with each scene change by the complex movements of the show's lifts and platforms. Newsletter", "Bill Rosemann & Marie-Hélène Gagnon "KÀ-smic KÀ-mic KÀ-nversation" - Fascination! In one scene, the entire deck is covered with 350 cubic feet (9.9 m3) of imported granular cork from Portugal which creates the realistic appearance of a beach. A war-torn land peopled by masters of the martial and performing arts lies in wait. John Mayer as Himself 10. In a theatre created specifically for KÀ, this Cirque du Soleil® show's mechanically morphing stage and acrobatic performers take you through an empire's worth of vivid scenery.From beaches and jungles to misty mountaintops, the captivating backdrops are all part of this swinging-and-flying adventure. Twenty minutes before curtain, two musicians enter the lobby and climb up to two stringed instruments specially designed for Kà and integrated into the architecture. Explore the next events in Vegas, the show's schedule and buy your tickets for this memorable experience now! [14] Eighty people from this team comprise the on-stage artists and performers.[15][16]. Today's top 186 Cirque Du Soleil jobs in United States. KÀ by Cirque … During various portions of the show, different musicians make appearances in the show, performing in costume directly on the stage. Such areas include power sources, fire precautions, falling, harness equipment, and other such items among many others. Pendant votre séjour à Las Vegas, profitez d'un événement théâtral unique: KÀ du Cirque du Soleil. Up is down, land becomes sky. These airbags sit atop two nets, which at times are 70 feet (21 m) below the point the artist begins the fall. Your Cirque du Soleil KÀ Imperial Experience for 4 includes VIP Box Seats to a KÀ Performance, Access to the VIP lounge seating with comfortable couches and a 55-inch TV that will broadcast the show, an exclusive meet-and-greet with KÀ artists, Souvenir Photo Folio, Complimentary Cocktail & Snack (per guest), and VIP Host Presentation. Nick Searcy as Sheriff Burdick 5. See more ideas about Cirque du soleil, Cirque, Performing arts center. Kà is a resident Cirque du Soleil production created and directed by Robert Lepage. Their employment of electronics, projection and practical effects have been heavily integrated into productions ranging from The Beatles LOVE to KÀ. Gravity defied, enemies confronted, noble, acrobatic combat and acrobatics. Originally, Kà's score was to be composed by Benoit Jutras. Composer René Dupéré has been part of Cirque du Soleil since the very beginning. Axel, Lei, Vi…Here is a first look at the main characters from Cirque du Soleil AXEL. These pegs shoot out at a speed of 19 feet per second (5.8 m/s), simulating arrows striking the surface. When the earth becomes the sky, only the truly courageous can prevail. 8:56. Kà combines complex automation, pyrotechnics, puppetry, and multimedia projections that help immerse the audience in the story. Wallace Langham as David Hodges 2. The torsion tube, wrist, and arm assembly for the Sand Cliff deck were built by Timberland Equipment, a company that normally builds mining equipment. This is the second collaboration with Robert Lepage with the first being Ka. Book now! The official premiere was on February 3, 2005 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, NV. It was taken out of the show however after director Robert Lepage felt that it didn't fit into the show well and also the act was quite dangerous and caused many injuries to the artists so was eventually taken out. During the show, stage managers must contact hotel security and ask that the fire officer override the fire detection equipment in the theatre during the duration of any pyrotechnic and fire stunts.[11]. The safety of the shore seems far, far away. The choreography incorporates several types of acrobatics and martial arts, including fight scenes using the Wushu style of martial arts, Chinese opera, Poi for manipulating staves and batons, Brazilian Capoeira dance, bungees, aerial straps, swing poles, and a wheel of death. Kà features an off-stage band that accompanies the acting, acrobatics, and singing that takes place on stage. As for the Archers, skin-toned Tactel was selected and tattoo designs were printed on it to make the Archers' tattoos look truly realistic. She was taken to the University Medical Center of Southern Nevada where she died. [6] A vertical gantry crane supports and controls the Sand Cliff Deck, lifting the platform up and down 72 feet (22 m), rotating it 360 degrees and tilting it from flat to 100 degrees. Tattooing techniques used for the Archers were also applied to the Counselor's Son. The pillars were around 22 inches in diameter and 15 feet tall. The Forest (First part of the scene) / Pole jumping (First part of the act, 2004–2007), "Battlefield" was featured as the percussion break in, This page was last edited on 13 December 2020, at 21:08. [11], As the Kà theatre is inside the MGM, it too is integrated into the building's fire suppression system. Songs in the show that are not on the soundtrack album: Cirque du Soleil and Marvel Entertainment teamed up to adapt Kà through a limited four-part series of collectible comic books. Verified • Follow. The challenge, vertical combat, the goal, to take on and defeat the world’s three dimensions. One Love - Delirium - Cirque du Soleil See more ideas about Cirque du soleil, Cirque, Circus performers. Your access to Cirque du Soleil content, all in one place. Be worthy. The vocals in Kà are provided by a mezzo-soprano(played by Rochelle Collins) and an alto(played by Lizzy Munson). He says that the music is not intended to sound as though it belongs to a specific time frame. Each peg has a sensor which will not allow it to shoot out from the deck if something is blocking its path. Para separar os diferentes atos e dar tempo às mudanças de cenário, KÀ não esquece dos espetáculos de circo tradicionais e oferece curtas de humor. Part 1 of Makeup; Language: English Words: 974 Chapters: 1/1 Kudos: 10 Bookmarks: 2 Hits: 128; Passing Curiosity by svecounia ... KÀ - Cirque du Soleil (25) Alegría - Cirque du Soleil (2) Koozå - Cirque du Soleil (2) Amaluna - Cirque du Soleil (1) O - Cirque du Soleil (1) KA by Cirque du Soleil also offers complimentary theater experience KA 360 on special days and time for those interested in taking a closer look at their one-of-a-kind show production. It features a 360 degree rotating stage and 86 cast members. Oct 9, 2019 - MGM Grand , performing Arts center. Two artists in Zumanity at New York-New York were seriously injured in an onstage fall in November 2007. The first installment debuted at the Marvel booth at the 2012 San Diego Comic-Con on July 12 – 15, then a wide release followed into comic book stores and a digital download version with subsequent issues to come. Danny Bonaduce as Izzy Delancey 6. Kà is a show by Cirque du Soleil at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. In a theatre created specifically for KÀ, this Cirque du Soleil® show's mechanically morphing stage and acrobatic performers take you through an empire's worth of vivid scenery.From beaches and jungles to misty mountaintops, the captivating backdrops are all part of this swinging-and-flying adventure. 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KA by Cirque du Soleil, presented at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, is the greatest theater production the world has ever seen. Dare to be part of the battle, KÀ by Cirque du … Book now! Glass, artist Wellinton Alves and colorist Jean-Francois Beaulieu, these comics follow the heroic journey of the Imperial Twins, separated by war, who encounter adventure and peril at every turn on their quest to reunite their kingdom. New Cirque Du Soleil jobs added daily. They also have moulded rubber toes attached to their shoes, giving the appearance that they are barefoot. 80 professional artists from all over the world take part in the show. In the creative and collaborative spirit of Cirque du Soleil, several crew members from KÀ recently put together a video for an entry into the HBO FlightLipDub lip sync video contest. The soundtrack for Kà was released on the 18th of October, 2005. Wardrobe Tour at KÀ by Cirque du Soleil | KÀ: Behind the Blockbuster - Duration: 4:30. A similar example of the infrared portion of this technology can be seen in some movie theater lobbies where people can step on and burst video projected bubbles. La… KÀ is the first work Dupéré has composed for Cirque du Soleil since 1994 s Alegría, the best-selling Cirque du Soleil recording to date. It's time to make a wish with the new KURIOS - Cabinet of Curiosities music video, "11:11". The airbags contain individual cells which can inflate and deflate independently. It was the first reported death from an accident onstage in Cirque du Soleil's 30-year history. [8], The multimedia projection in the show utilizes both infrared video motion detecting as well as a system of touch-sensitive panels beneath the surface of the main 'Sand Cliff' deck. [7][10], Kà takes safety very seriously in the form of technical implementations as well as training. As an example, many performers wear earpieces during the show in order to hear cues when they can perform various stunts safely. KÀ by Cirque du Soleil Characters on Stage To escape the Archers and Spearmen, the Nursemaid drags the Twin Sister onto a boat and they escape by sea, leaving behind the injured Twin Brother. The performer was expected to return to the show. It was the second time in less than a week that a Cirque show on the Strip was halted for an accident involving one of its artists; a performer in one of the final preview performances of Michael Jackson One at Mandalay Bay suffered a mild concussion after slipping through the slack rope in the show's “Stranger in Moscow” scene, missing the protective pad below the act and landing hard upon the stage. Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts.A copy of the license is included in the section entitled GNU Free Documentation License. [36], The crab puppets seen in the beach scene each took approximately 1,300 hours to create.[7]. The Twins, for instance, have very lavish silk costumes which draw inspiration from orientalist painters from Japan, Korea, and India. These dimension-bending confrontations redefine what it means to fight. With its stunning artistry and acrobatics KÀ by Cirque du Soleil will stay in your memory for long time! Five minutes before showtime, a staged act informs the audience that there is no flash photography or cell phone usage allowed. The story is told in a total of fourteen scenes, each of which is preceded by movement of one or more of the massive stage elements. Asian visual iconography was the inspiration for many of the costumes in Kà: this can be seen in the imperial court and martial artists wardrobes. Kà lacks a conventional stage with a permanent floor; instead, two giant moving platforms and five smaller lifts and platforms appear to float through a bottomless space. Edward C. Hayes as Robert O'Brien 9. Cirque du Soleil Ká Part 1 of 9 - Duration: 8:56. izboy12 63,335 views. Kà is the first Cirque du Soleil production that deviates from the company's usual format—the production presents a more straightforward story, unlike the more abstract visuals presented by other Cirque productions. No easy mission this. Created by comic book writer Bryan J.L. "[2] The show has been seen by more than one million spectators since its opening in February 2005.[3]. 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